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Eighteenth-Century Life (2002) 26 (2): 23–44.
Published: 01 April 2002
...Deborah Payne Fisk; Jessica Munns The College of William & Mary 2002 ECL26203-44-fiskREV.q4 5/28/02 2:49 PM Page 23 “Clamorous with War and Teeming with Empire”: Purcell and Tate’s Dido and Aeneas...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2018) 42 (1): 121–123.
Published: 01 January 2018
... this novel on Virgil’s Aeneid through its structure. He then argues that Booth is a modern- day Aeneas, since, like the epic hero, he must learn that he cannot excuse his behavior by blaming fate but must take responsibility for his actions. To Power, the references to food here are no longer...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2017) 41 (3): 89–95.
Published: 01 September 2017
... blows old interpretations out of the water: Bryan White’s indisputable redating of Nahum Tate and Henry Purcell’s opera Dido and Aeneas, which we now know was performed no later than the summer of 1688, invalidates all those readings that sought to see the opera as an allegory of the revolution...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2022) 46 (1): 1–36.
Published: 01 January 2022
... or at least engaging with familiar classical or English stories. 76 Stowe and other English gardens have been interpreted this way, but Stourhead is probably the landscape garden most frequently associated with storytelling, since its walk has long been seen as mirroring the tale of Aeneas's journey. 77...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (3): 1–29.
Published: 01 September 2014
.... For example, a virgin sybil conducts Aeneas because “the Mysteries of Ceres were always celebrated in Rome by female priests . . . ​devoted to a single life”; in the golden bough for which Aeneas searches “is figured the wreath of Myrtle, with which the Initiated were crowned”; Aeneas’s trials...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2020) 44 (3): 140–159.
Published: 01 September 2020
... and Aeneas s œight from the city. The burning of York is an event that terri•es the whole country, and like Aeneas, Bleecker lost her fair one during œight, although (unlike him) she return d to hostile •elds again. 4 The poem is addressed to contemporary readers, whom Bleecker abjures at the beginning...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2004) 28 (3): 90–117.
Published: 01 September 2004
... the con- sequence will be that Telemachus will encounter either Aeneas’ fleet or the Cyclopes (72). Unfazed by the potential danger, Telemachus embarks for A Reading of the Franconian Rock Garden, Sanspareil 1 0 3 Figure 4. Vulcan’s Cave Sicily, and a storm drives his ship...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2002) 26 (1): 156–164.
Published: 01 January 2002
... of Potemkin (London: Phoenix, 2001). Pp. 634. £9.99 paper. ISBN 1-84212-438-2 Morton, Richard. John Dryden’s Aeneas: A Hero in Enlightenment Mode, English Literary Studies 82 (Victoria: Univ. of Victoria, 2000). Pp. 136. $26 CAN paper...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2015) 39 (2): 1–29.
Published: 01 April 2015
...; another by Sir Erasmus Gower, captain of HMS Lion; yet another by Macartney’s personal servant, Aeneas Anderson; and finally, an account by draftsman William Alexander that included beautiful water colors of Chinese life and landscapes.2 Macartney’s Journal of an Embassy from the King...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2023) 47 (2): 134–165.
Published: 01 April 2023
..., one at the beginning, the other at the end. The opening, title vignette introduces the narrator in this isolated spot to tell the story of the fateful voyage of the Britannia and the disaster of the shipwreck he has witnessed. The Virgilian lines, spoken by Aeneas on his arrival at Dido's court...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2023) 47 (2): 46–65.
Published: 01 April 2023
... storm, the struggles of the ship and its sailors, and its destruction, we note that the classical past continues to provide a framework for the wreck of the Britannia . As the helmsmen steer desperately between shoals and island cliffs, their travails are compared to those of Palinurus (and Aeneas...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2012) 36 (2): 60–79.
Published: 01 April 2012
... to distinguish between the true and the false sublime, so can it help us to distinguish between true and false courage, as the French critic Le Bossu does when he compares the ostentation of Virgil’s Turnus, with the quieter, defensive courage of Aeneas. In this paper, then, the violence of war...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2002) 26 (1): 1–23.
Published: 01 January 2002
... for this power can be traced back to the Iliad once again. Even though Achilles’ shield ultimately suffers attacks from Aeneas and Hector in Books XX and XXI, it initially functions as an extension of its user’s heroism. In Book XIX, after the ekphrastic descrip- tion...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2006) 30 (2): 74–97.
Published: 01 April 2006
... reworks into such a fashionable spectacle. His latest performance dramatized the forges of Vulcan under Mount Etna and depicted the descent of Venus to the mountain’s interior to ask her husband for arms to give to Aeneas. Even the hammering of the cyclops served as an opportunity for a fi rework...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2023) 47 (2): 188–215.
Published: 01 April 2023
... crew. Both Odysseus and Aeneas are shipwreck survivors. The plot of the shipwreck is found in several of Shakespeare's plays, including The Comedy of Errors , Twelfth Night , Pericles , and, of course, The Tempest . As Jones demonstrates, Falconer was undoubtedly familiar with these precursors...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2004) 28 (2): 87–112.
Published: 01 April 2004
...). 6. The most famous classical female prophets include the Pythia, the priestess of Apollo who delivered the god’s message to those who consulted the oracle at Delphi; the sibyl who instructed Aeneas how to find his father and conducted him to the entrance of hell; and Cassandra, to whom Apollo gave...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2017) 41 (1): 197–230.
Published: 01 January 2017
...: Deformity Poems and Other Nasties 2 0 9 (Far less amaz’d Æneas stood, When by Avernus’ sacred Flood, He saw Hell’s Portal fring’d with Wood.)   And is this All, is this (she cry’d) } Man’s great Desire, and Woman’s Pride?19 The poem itself produced imitations and spurious...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2017) 41 (3): 57–88.
Published: 01 September 2017
... Volume 41, Number 3, September 2017  doi 10.1215/00982601-4130777 Copyright 2017 by Duke University Press 57 58   Eighteenth-Century Life but necessary,­ Homer’s Achilles is not Virgil’s Aeneas, who is not Milton’s Adam, who is not Wordsworth’s...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2008) 32 (3): 23–179.
Published: 01 September 2008
..., & <his most> to yor Fathr & his Lady & Mrs Chute.2 I will say nothing to you upon ye subject o[f ] M[at]r[im]ony bec.[ause] I know your Philosophy, & how much you have considerd such matters before hand. you may (with in a sense o[f ] mere latitude) answer, as Æneas does ye Sybill, Nulla mihi nova...